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95 Ratings

White Palace

Directed by Luis Mandoki
United States, 1990
Drama, Romance


Max Baron (James Spader) is a 27-year-old high flying advertising executive still recovering from the death of his wife. One night he is in a bar when he meets Nora Baker (Susan Sarandon) a 43-year-old waitress with a fixation on Marilyn Monroe.

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White Palace Directed by Luis Mandoki

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1991 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1992 | Winner: Actress of the Year

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